Centre for Road Safety

20 May 2021

This is advanced notice of speed limit changes that will take effect within the next two weeks. Speed limits will not change until the new speed limit signs are installed. Please ensure that you always observe the posted speed limit signs on the road.

Road name From To Local Government Area Current speed limit km/h New speed limit km/h Reason for change
Old Barrenjoey Road, Avalon Beach 38 metres north of Dress Circle Road 14 metres north of The Crescent Northern Beaches 50 40 (school zone) The existing school zone is to be extended to create a safer environment for students and to improve visibility for oncoming motorists.
Wyadra Avenue, Freshwater 115 metres east of Waratah Street 20 metres east of Corella Street Northern Beaches 50 40 (school zone) The existing school zone is to be extended to create a safer environment for students and to improve visibility for oncoming motorists.
Malabar Road Arden Street, South Coogee Beauchamp Road, Maroubra Randwick 60 50

The speed limit reduction will provide a consistent speed limit and bring significant road safety benefits to residents as well as all other road users in this area.

Maroubra Road, Maroubra Bunnerong Road Malabar Road Randwick 60 50

The speed limit reduction will provide a consistent speed limit and bring significant road safety benefits to residents as well as all other road users in this area.

Enmore Road King Street, Newtown Stanmore Road, Enmore Inner West 50 40

This speed limit change introduces a High Pedestrian Activity Area in the town centre to provide a more pedestrian friendly environment. It is already installed.

King Street Carillon Avenue, Darlington Sydney Park Road, Erskinville Inner West / Sydney 50 40

This speed limit change introduces a High Pedestrian Activity Area in the town centre to provide a more pedestrian friendly environment. It is already installed.

Wilson Street, Newtown Erskineville Road King Street Sydney 50 40

This speed limit change introduces a High Pedestrian Activity Area in the town centre to provide a more pedestrian friendly environment. It is already installed.

Swanson Street, Erskineville Erskineville Road Copeland Street Sydney 50 40

This speed limit change introduces a High Pedestrian Activity Area in the town centre to provide a more pedestrian friendly environment. It is already installed.

Copeland Street, Erskineville Mitchell Road Swanson Street Sydney 50 40

This speed limit change introduces a High Pedestrian Activity Area in the town centre to provide a more pedestrian friendly environment. It is already installed.

Princes Hwy, Newtown King Street May Street / Sydney Park Road Inner West / Sydney 60 40

This speed limit change introduces a High Pedestrian Activity Area in the town centre to provide a more pedestrian friendly environment. It is already installed.